Venue & Accommodations
LADC 2018 will be held in Foz do Iguaçu (Iguassu Falls), Paraná, Brazil from 8-10 October 2018, at the Golden Park Internacional Hotel.
Special STANDARD rates to LADC attendees: reservations by phone, chat or e-mail (Check for special offers directly on the hotel's website)
Other walking distance options:
- Nadai Confort Hotel & Spa (650m - 8 min.)
- Tarobá Hotel (700m - 9 min.)
- Pietro Angelo Hotel (170m - 2 min.)
- Che Lagarto Hostel (350m - 4 min.)
How to reach the conference venue from the Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport (IGU)
- Taxi: 15-20 min. Price: ~BRL 60,00 (~USD 15.00).
- Bus 120 CVU (National Park) to TTU (Downtown Terminal): Centro-Aeroporto-Cataratas (Downtown-Airport-Iguassu falls): 30-40 min. Depart every 20 minutes. Price: BRL 3,55. Golden Park Hotel is close to TTU. You can stop at the TTU (750m) or one stop before the TTU (400m).
Foz do Iguaçu (Iguassu Falls)
- One of the top 3 brazilian cities hosting more international events, Iguassu has more than 80 thousand square meters of area for events that hold 20-5000 people in auditorium. Fourth largest hotel network in the country with 26,000 beds, of which 5,000 in the comfortable luxury categories, distributed in about 150 establishments.
- Third Brazilian city that receives the most international visitors, with a 90% satisfaction and 95% return intentions. According to foreign visitors, Iguassu is clean, safe, well signposted, with good hotels and restaurants and, above all, a friendly people.
- One Region, Three Countries. Experience in one place, the culture of three countries: Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay. The Iguassu region is formed by the cities of Foz do Iguaçu (Brazil), Puerto Iguazú (Argentina) and Ciudad del Este (Paraguay).
- The World Lives Here. Considered one of the most multicultural cities in Brazil, in Iguasu live peacefully over 80 ethnic groups.
- Ecocity. The Iguassu National Park, Natural Heritage Site recognized by UNESCO, has more than 250 hectares of subtropical forest and protected fauna, the largest existing rainforest conservation area in the country.
Parque Nacional do Iguaçu (Iguassu National Park)
A World Heritage since 1984, with over 600 hectares of protected and other 400,000 in even primitive forest areas. The surrounding subtropical rainforest has over 2,000 species of vascular plants and is home to the typical wildlife of the region: tapirs, giant anteaters, howler monkeys, ocelots, jaguars and caymans.
Cataratas do Iguaçu (Iguassu Falls)
The largest waterfalls system in the world. The name "Iguazu" comes from the Guarani or Tupi words "y", meaning "water", and "ûasú", meaning "big".
Parque das aves (Bird Park)
Located near the Cataratas do Iguassu, you can experience a direct contact with more than 1020 birds from about 150 different species.
Usina de Itaipu (Itaipu Dam)
Itaipu is the 2nd biggest hydroelectric dam in the world. It is located on the Paraná River on the border between Brazil and Paraguay. In the Guarani language, Itaipu means "the sounding stone".